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Cafe Fresh Bagel

896 Highland Ave, Needham, MA 02494-1339
+1 781-444-7444
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good12%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“bagels” (72 reviews)
“egg sandwich” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
896 Highland Ave, Needham, MA 02494-1339
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cafe Fresh Bagel has the closest to NY style bagels that I've found in Mass! The bagels are fresh daily and made properly. The lines at any time of day are a bit frustrating - the space is very small and gets so crowded. Try...More

Thank TravelChick0217
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Café Fresh Bagel is our favorite bagel store in Needham. Lately we go there at least once a week and bring home bagels for breakfast and lunch. The bagels are very tasty and the staff is very nice. Many students from Needham High School go...More

Thank rockwood13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This may just be the perfect bagel. Smooth skin, chewy inside, salty, fluffy, perfect. And they come out warm in the morning. Cafe Fresh Bagel is an absolute gem!

Thank sarahgoeshere
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Always a great bagel or bagel sandwich.Highly suggest the chicken salad on a fresh bagel .Staff moves a big crowd along very quickly and efficiently.

Thank shawn d
Reviewed 6 February 2018

I have been going to this bagel place since they only had one location in Dedham center over 20 years ago. When they opened in Needham I was so happy to have it be local. Their bagels are most like the NY bagels I had...More

Thank Eric R
Reviewed 22 January 2018

no need to travel to NYC; a local busy and staff, friendly bakery w/ delicious coffee and fresh baked bagels + additional items for b-fast & lunch.

Thank aeg100
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Bagels Best makes the best breakfast sandwiches. I can customize m sandwich b asking to scoop out the dough leaving a crisp crust that can be filled with egg and light cheese. They have many types of cheeses and other items to put on your...More

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Very busy place. Very small seating area. Most people buy and take out. I LOVE their bagels. Fresh and hot. My favorite is the black and white with sisel seeds.Always a line but it moves very fast. Gotta go now. Getting hungry. About $9 a...More

Thank ABC153
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Go early ...all the bagels are freshly made with the right seasoning for each type we ate. We took home a dozen bagels not before ordering bagel egg with sausage to go. My two daughters had blue berry bagels with cream cheese...first time. ..recommend by...More

Thank Dale D
Reviewed 8 November 2017

You want a real New York style bagel? This is the place to get it. Long lines on Sunday mornings attest to that.

Thank Tunafishy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
05:30 - 15:30
05:30 - 15:30
05:30 - 15:30
05:30 - 15:30
05:30 - 15:30
05:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 896 Highland Ave, Needham, MA 02494-1339
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Needham
  • Phone Number: +1 781-444-7444
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